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  1. Shale lenses limit commercial application of SAGD process

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 3 Dec 2012

    earliest steam assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) pilot projects have been installed and ..... differences in horizontal well productivity and SAGD project performance. Results presented ..... likely to be exploited commercially with an SAGD process. The demonstrated intolerance

  2. SAGD drilling parameters evolve for oil sands

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 7 Jun 2004

    use steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) wells for recovering bitumen. Future ..... situ thermal recovery techniques, chiefly SAGD and cyclic steam stimulation (CSS). Bitumen ..... less than 10% recovery efficiency. 1 The SAGD process implements parallel horizontal

  1. Application of SAGD , related processes growing in Canada

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 14 May 2001

    the Foster Creek progect involves three SAGD well pairs. Alberta Energy Co. Ltd ..... image Steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) is being used increasingly for the recovery ..... bitumen and heavy oil in Canada. Four large SAGD projects are under construction in Athabasca

  2. Andora Sawn Lake SAGD pilot begins bitumen production

    Online Articles

    Thu, 18 Sep 2014

    pilot steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) well in Sawn Lake, Alta., and expects ..... attempt to demonstrate the viability of SAGD in Sawn Lake. In the first phase, Andora ..... gathering string, and steam injection from the SAGD well recommenced. The Sawn Lake project

  3. Multiphase metering proves effective in SAGD tests

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 16 Jan 2006

    in steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) projects. Click here to enlarge image ..... conducted the tests. Both operators employ SAGD or a modification thereof to produce the ..... management and production diagnostics. In SAGD projects, the meter has to measure a tight

  4. Total suspends work on Joslyn SAGD oil sands project

    Online Articles

    Fri, 30 May 2014

    Creek steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) oil sands project , 60 km north of Fort McMurray ..... became a mine after starting life as a SAGD project. In 2010, the Energy Resources ..... surface area, marking the only time that a SAGD operation in Alberta had such a breach release

  5. Nexen updates Long Lake SAGD project progress

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 11 Aug 2008

    Lake steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) and upgrading project in the Athabasca ..... developing Long Lake. Nexen operates the SAGD portion, while OPTI is the builder and operator ..... reservoir with other reservoirs produced with SAGD . SAGD progress Nexen says that at the

  6. SAGD test targets heavy oil in China

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 14 Dec 1998

    Guntis Moritis Production Editor A SAGD test is under way in a Liaohe heavy oil ..... one of the two horizontal wells in the SAGD pilot. (Photo by Guntis Moritis) A pilot ..... if steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) is applicable for the recovery of the

  7. CNRL marks steam milestone at Kirby South SAGD project

    Online Articles

    Thu, 19 Sep 2013

    achieved its first steam injection on Sept. 16 at its wholly owned and operated Kirby South steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) project. The Kirby South project was completed on budget, with a forecast addition of production at $30,000/bbl flowing

  8. ERCB reports on 2006 Joslyn Creek SAGD steam release

    Online Articles

    Wed, 24 Feb 2010

    Creek steam-assisted gravity drainage ( SAGD ) oil sands project as well as Total ..... north of Fort McMurray, was the shallowest SAGD development in Alberta, with horizontal ..... Creek incident is the only time that a SAGD operation in Alberta has had a caprock

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